Hepatitis B occurs commonly in liver disease patients but there are special groups of patients where the incidence of HBV and occult infection. In this video Dr Manav Wadhawan discusses the prevalence of HBV in special groups such as children, pregnant women, health care workers, patients with HIV etc.
Dr. Manav is a Senior Consultant Gastroenterology. His area of expertise lies in Hepatology, Liver Transplantation, and Therapeutic ERCP. Dr. Manav Wadhawan has been trained in Transplant Hepatology at Montreal, Canada in 2005. In 10 years of his professional career, Dr. Wadhawan has worked in AIIMS, G B Pant Hospital, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Indraprastha Apollo Hospital. He played an instrumental role in setting up transplant program at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital. Dr. Manav Wadhawan has been honored with Young Investigator Award by International Liver Transplant Society in 2013. Presently working as a Director in Institute for Digestive & Liver Diseases at BLK Super Speciality Hospital, New Delhi.